Art by Ramsey Zinn
Art by Ramsey Zinn, a 2011-12 sophomore at Rockdale High School. Full Story
Art by Devon Whitsel
Art by Devon Whitsel, a 2011-12 fourth-grader at Rockdale Intermediate School. Full Story
Stars and sripes...and the summer heat
MILANO—It was stars, stripes and heat as the City of Milano hosted its annual Independence Day parade, with this year’s theme “America the Beautiful.” Temperatures topped out at 98 on July 4. Full Story
Child care conference to be held Aug. 18
A ttention child care providers, if you are needing clock hours for your career, an area Child Care Prov ider Conference will be conducted on Aug. 18 in Caldwell. The cost is $40 if you register by July 20th ($50 for late registration). The registration fee covers the workshop, refreshments, lunch and handouts. Full Story
Mobile pet clinic set for Aug. 14th in Rockdale
Low cost spay and neutering services are coming to Rockdale for a one day clinic.
Emancipet Mobile Clinic will be at S&S Auto, 1901 W. Cameron Avenue (next to Rockdale Federal Credit Union), on Tuesday, Aug. 14, offering spay and neuter services, low cost vaccinations and other preventatives for dogs and cats. Full Story
Taken from community calendars. For additions, call 446-5838. Birthdays
July 12—Amy Morrow, Charlie Shuffield, Travis Moltz, Isreal Green, Freddie Velez, Sarah E. Ferrara, David Matthews, Wesley Gerren, Herbie Vaughan.
July 13—Kelly Carmichael.
July 14—Jeffery Wayne Hux, Carey Offield. Full Story
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Monday—Beef pepper steak, garden blend rice, green beans, whole wheat bread, chunky fruit medley, milk.
Tuesday—Glazed baked chicken, creamy noodles, squash medley, cucumber salad, bread, diced melon, milk.
Wednesday—Meatloaf, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, orange glazed carrots, whole wheat bread, banana pudding, vanilla wafers, milk. Full Story
DOUBLE DUTCH BRONZE
DOUBLE DUTCH BRONZE—Hannah Robison, jumping rope, along with her teammates Lydia Whaley and Jake Byrnes, won bronze medals in the double dutch speed relay in their age division at the USA Jumpr Full Story
FLYING THE FLAG
FLYING THE FLAG—A group mostly from Thorndale and Rockdale fly what may have been the biggest American flag on the beach in Port Aransas on Wednesday, July 4. Full Story